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    Hey everyone, New to posting here, but read the board quite a bit. This question has been asked on some posts that I've read through but I wanted some clarity just to be safe. Setup: New Westinghouse 3600v: Have not powered on (reading through the various break in methods to get longest...
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    I have a Champion 100302 Open Frame Inverter Generator. I've been using it for so long. The day before yesterday the generator's cover was ruined. Would it be better if someone told me what kind of cover to buy now, or which one to buy and from where?
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    I’m looking for some advice on a old starter for my 3 cylinder diesel gene. don’t know anything about it. Shop said they can’t locate any information either. Closest I could find was a Ferguson starter. dimensions are roughly 1” throw 3” snout from base of hole to tip 4 3/4 center to center of...
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    I just installed a 20RCAL with a 200A RXT Standard Transfer Switch. I would like to install a stop/start switch remote of the generator but I am not sure about the switch connections. The manual describes that the RXT does not use the 3 and 4 connections for shut off. During start-up the...
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    Hello all! I have a unique issue. I am using a Generac Guardian 22kw stand-by generator, fueled by propane, as the sole power unit for a mobile office. The generator comes with an internal battery charger but it needs to be tied into grid power to activate. We don't have grid power available...
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    Hi all, We are facing a strange situation with our generator where a knocking of intensity 1 is being detected in cylinder B4,B5 and B6 on low load only (up to 400kW).. The generator runs smoothly on full load (1MW) for hours without causing any trouble. The knocking at low load is causing the...
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    We have been using this generator on propane for about 6 months. Now it will only run on gas. We have never been able to start it on propane but could switch it over once it was running on gas. Now when we switch it over it sputters and pops, runs for a couple of minutes then dies. Since in...
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    Hi All, I have a number of generators fitted with Deep Sea Electronics model DSE509 controllers but I don’t have an 801 calibration unit to be able to plug into the controller and change parameters. These are obsolete controllers now and I can’t get one from Deep Sea that I am aware of. Does...
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    First I change oil and oil filter engine is perkins, and the alarm show again ( low oil pressure), I didn't know where is the problem in the screen controller ( comap screen) or in the pressure sensor. The sensor comes with two pin, 1 pin I measure the volts it was (2.5 volts) comes from screen...
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    Greetings all, I'm relatively new to the natural gas standby unit that Cummins builds. We recently performed an install for a Cummins generator 20kw everything worked perfect but I would like to know exactly how does it charge the battery when the Generator is off. Other brands I've...
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    My 120/240 volt side of the generator blew out. Is there anyway to power my house panel using the 120volt twist lock outlet? My house is wired for a generator
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    My son, who is in the Sea of Cortez on a sailboat with limited internet access, has the following problem. I have a Honda EU2000i companion generator and have been having problems with the generator not starting traced back to no spark. I have the service manual and went through the ignition...
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    I have a Troy-built 8000w generator that suddenly has started tripping it's onboard circuit breaker before it even approaches the load it's rated for. For 5+ years I've used this generator as needed connecting it to my house and running lights, my well pump and small electronics with no...
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    Hi guys, new here. I have seen similar topics about this but not quite exactly what Im thinking of doing, so here it goes. I found a couple of 460v 3ph electric motors for only $125(for both). Originally I thought they were dual voltage and was planning on using a 220v 1ph to 3ph VFD but...
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    Received a beat up generator from a friend leaving town. Pull cord was broken and battery dead. So I started with the battery to see if it would turn over. Used the spare batt I owned and instantly got buzzing from the solenoid and smoke from behind the control panel. Quickly realized that...
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    I have a EU7000is installed on my foodtruck inside an enclosure made from stainless steel diamond with a lid. And it has been working well for 1st year. Recently I started noticing I was losing fuel from the tank through the cap. 1. When I parked the trailer for a month with full tank during...
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    Hi all I'm new to the forum. I recently got a bargain generator; It has a briggs I/C 8Hp engine. I'm not sure what the generator head model is. (see the pics - anybody know) Assuming 90 - 95% efficiency and given that 8hp = 6KW, maybe 4.5KW output ?? Our mains supply here is 220V. The output...
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    Can anyone please provide me with any of the followings Parts Manual, users manual, Servicing Manual, Electrical related Manuals or Schematics and/or Operation & Maintenance Manuals? Perkins 2206A-E13TAG2 (400KVA) Perkins 2506A-E15TAG2 (550KVA) Perkins 1104A-44TG2 (88KVA) Perkins 404A-22G...
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    Can anyone tell me what this is? One line comes from fuel tank, the other line goes to the carburetor and another goes towards the rear of the flywheel. It was leaking fuel very badly so I crudely put it back together with gasket maker but I'm waiting for it to clog up the carb
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    Hi all, I'm having issues with an old generator of mine (see title). It idles fine and runs certain devices no worries, however other items it starts to choke (not sure if it's a fuel or air issue). I'm after advice on what I should do. More details are below, cheers for looking. Details: It...
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